This barrier is unrelated to the end of the transition period, following the United Kingdom's departure from the EU.

Public ID: PID-94LRL9

Requirements for chemicals exported to South Korea

in South Korea

Trade barrier summary

The South Korean Ministry of Environment has revised the ‘Act on registration, Evaluation of Chemicals,’ effective from 1 January 2019. According to the new act, companies importing car protection products must report all chemical components of those products to the Ministry of Environment before 30 June each year.

Sectors affected

  • Chemicals



Date reported

7 June 2019

Last updated

2 November 2022

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